SEO Manager - Beauty Brands
About The Hut Group:
THG is one of the world’s fastest growing and largest online retailers. We have over a decade of experience building and growing brands in the Beauty and Wellness sectors, in over 160 markets. We create brilliant digital brand experiences and our in-house team design, develop and build a bespoke proprietary technology platform that is used by hundreds of millions of people worldwide.
With a world-class business, a proprietary technology platform, and disruptive business model, our ambition is to be the global digital leader.
Our culture is fast-paced and ambitious – we like to move twice as fast others believe to be possible. This belief is a fundamental part of the DNA that has supported our incredible growth. Our people are our strength and we have over 4,000 diverse, smart thinkers across the globe who are encouraged to think creatively and empowered to turn their ideas into actions.
To support our ambitious growth, we are looking for commercially astute, ambitious individuals that can bring fresh and innovative thinking to THG and play a part in driving the Group forward on its truly exciting journey.
About the Division:
Lookfantastic is Europe’s No1 Online Destination for Premium Beauty. Our mission is to empower people globally to look and feel fantastic every day. To enable us to do this we have offices across the UK, Europe, America and Australia filled with passionate beauty fanatics who are committed to delivering rapid growth in this exciting industry. We work with over 800 of the world’s greatest beauty brands such as MAC, Kerastase, GHD, Tom Ford and YSL to bring our customers the widest offering of beauty products from around the globe. Passion, innovation and commitment are key characteristics in this ever expanding team as we strive to become the Worlds No1 Online.
About the role:
The SEO Manager will be responsible for guiding and training the executives on the day-to-day optimisation of the divisional sites. They will be expected to conduct competitor and gap analysis, as well as staying up to date on SEO trends, best practices, technical updates and other important news in the search world.
Part of the role will include driving technical SEO changes in collaboration with the innovation team. Likewise, they will be expected to conduct site audits to help inform trading & other search managers with a view to supporting strategic priorities.
Finally, the SEO Manager will be responsible for the delivery of the channel against set objectives and the management and implementation of divisional targets.
- 2+ years SEO experience
- Strong technical SEO knowledge
- Managing a team of SEO executives with a goal of increasing group traffic and revenue.
- Training executives on reporting, SEO tools and day-to-day optimisation.
- Conducting competitor and gap analysis.
- Implementing SEO best practices.
- Staying on top of SEO trends and technical updates, and communicating these to the wider search team.
- Working with the innovation team to drive technical changes to group sites.
- Conducting site SEO audits.
- Deliver strong growth against targets for the Organic channel.